Donna Krabal Heslop(1937 - 2013)

Donna Krabal Heslop, age 76, of North East died on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Twinbrook Medical Center.

She was born on May 27, 1937 in Johnstown, Pa. to the late Anthony and Louise Urbas Krabal.

Donna graduated from Westmont High School and was formerly employed as a secretary at H.J. Heinz in Johnstown.

She enjoyed playing the grand piano, decorating, and watching sunsets.

In addition to her parents, Donna was preceded in death by her brother, Anthony Krabal Jr.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Bill Heslop whom she married December 31, 1957; daughters, Dawn Heslop and fiancé Barry Thomas of Plum Boro, Pittsburgh, Stephanie Mangini (Pete) of Belding, Michigan; grandsons, Tommy Bonsall (Corina) and Billy Mangini; several nieces, nephews, and cousins; and a cat, Josie.

Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral Home, 65 S. Lake Street, North East on Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 and are invited to attend a funeral service on Monday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment North East Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675. Please send condolences to

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Published in the Erie Times-News on July 26, 2013